Postsecondary Law Teacher Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary law teacher salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Law Teachers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,850
25th Percentile Wage
$58,930
50th Percentile Wage
$104,930
75th Percentile Wage
$178,310
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary law teachers is $178,310. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $104,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary law teachers is $40,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary law teachers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$104,930
-6.00% 4.72%
2016
$111,230
5.38% -
2015
$105,250
-4.51% -
2014
$110,000
4.45% -
2013
$105,100
4.87% -
2012
$99,980
- -

Compare Postsecondary Law Teacher Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary law teachers in twelve industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary law teacher occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $121,280. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $54,830). For detailed postsecondary law teacher salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$121,280
Educational Services - State government owned
$115,820
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$112,080
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$109,170
Educational Services
$104,930
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$103,740
Educational Services - Privately owned
$103,190
Educational Services - Local government owned
$85,270
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$84,320
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$77,160
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$68,160
Junior colleges - State government owned
$54,830

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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